That has left many people who use the service, or even just ones who have heard about it, wanting to buy stock in the company. If you are not familiar, Airbnb, Inc. is an online marketplace that enables people to find and list vacation rentals and other forms of temporary lodging. It’s a successful, growing concept, that for now remains private, meaning you can’t buy stock in it.
There have been many rumors that the company will go public in 2017, but so far no official plans have been laid out for an initial public offering (IPO), though CEO Brian Chesky made it clear to Fortune in March that one was at least being considered.
The CEO told writer Leigh Gallagher in 2015 that going public was […]